Taylor Burris, The Carolinian

Taylor Burris is a senior at Spelman College. Burris is an aspiring producer and already has extensive experience in the mass media industry. She’s developed her own mobile app, created a cartoon show and served as a producer on several media projects. This National Society of Collegiate Scholar member is now ready to find new roads for her talents as a DTU Fellow.

NITA KEY ENRICHMENT FOCUSED ON SAVING MUSIC IN N.C. SCHOOLS

“College should not make you or break you,” said Shanita Ollison, a 27 year-old “artrepreneur” and the founder and owner of Nita Key Enrichment. “Just because you didn’t go to college doesn’t mean you can’t be a manager of a multi-million dollar company.”

DTU JOURNAL ENTRY 1: CONTINUING THE FREEDOM FIGHTING LEGACY OF MY ANCESTORS

Sitting on an old couch in North Carolina, reflecting on a recent immersion trip to Detroit for the National Newspaper Publishers Association’s “Discover The Unexpected” Journalism Fellowship program, I spoke with my partner Ayron Lewallen about our experiences at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.